Senior Laboratory Analyst, Chemical Analysis at Mission for Essential Drugs and Supplies (MEDS)

Mission for Essential Drugs and Supplies (MEDS) is a Christian not-for-profit organisation registered as a Trust of the ecumenical partnership of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) and Christian Health Association of Kenya (CHAK).
MEDS was started in 1986 with the core mandate of providing reliable, quality, affordable essential medicines, medical supplies, health advisory, quality control and other pharmaceutical services guided by Christian and professional values.
MEDS is seeking a candidate to fill in the following positions:Job Description

Reports to: Laboratory Supervisor
Job purpose: Assure integrity of laboratory analysis and results
Duties and responsibilities

Maintain proper inventory of reagents, reference standards, retained samples, spares and consumables, for procurement planning.
Handling basic maintenance of equipment within the laboratory
Ensure calibration and qualification of equipment by external parties
Provide technical assistants to other analysts and handling of sample investigation
Review analytical method validation data
Ensure general maintenance of the Quality Control Laboratory


Degree in Analytical Chemistry
At least three years proven experience in a pharmaceutical quality control laboratory

The successful candidate need to demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills, mentorship skills and quality audit skills.